Palakurthi

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Palakurthi
Census Town
Palakurthi is located in Telangana
Palakurthi
Palakurthi
Palakurthi is located in India
Palakurthi
Palakurthi
Location in Telangana, India
Coordinates: 18°00′00″N 79°58′00″E / 18.00000°N 79.96667°E / 18.00000; 79.96667Coordinates: 18°00′00″N 79°58′00″E / 18.00000°N 79.96667°E / 18.00000; 79.96667
Country  India
State Telangana State
District Jangaon
Named for palkulki somanadudu.
Government
 • Body trs
Area[1]
 • Total 12.94 km2 (5.00 sq mi)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 7,380
 • Density 570/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration ts03

Palakurthi is a census town in Jangaon district in the Indian state of Telangana.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Palakurthi had a population of 6964. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Palakurthi has an average literacy rate of 56%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 66%, and female literacy is 46%. In Palakurthi, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.Palakurthy town is famous for Sri Someshwara Laxminarasimha swamy temple which is located 1 km from town.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "District Census Handbook – Karimnagar" (PDF). Census of India. pp. 12,50. Retrieved 9 June 2016. 
  2. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.